Times24.net:: Seven people died of diarrhoea at different villages in Baghaichhari upazila of the district town from Wednesday night to Thursday morning.
At least 25 people have been also affected by the disease.
The deceased were identified as--Bratroy Tripura, 35, Kushalya Tripura, 51, Laxmi Rani Tripura, 50, and her husband Bidya Mohan Tripura, 55, and Vadrapati Tripura.
Headman of Shialdah Mouja Juipku Thang Tripura confirmed the news.
Acting Civil Surgeon Dr Sushovon Dewan said, five people, including a woman, died of diarrhoea.
Two medical teams of the upazila health department reached and started providing services in the areas, said Baghaichhari Upazila Health and Family Planning officer Dr. Nazrul Islam.